In Memoriam 1942 – 2013 “Roger Ebert loved movies.”

RogerEbert.com

Thumb monster2

Monster Hunt 2

A small, but noteworthy amount of charm sets this disposable bauble apart from other films that came before it.

Other Reviews
Review Archives
Thumb xbepftvyieurxopaxyzgtgtkwgw

Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

Other Reviews
Great Movie Archives
Other Articles
Blog Archives

Contributors

Godfrey Cheshire

Godfrey Cheshire

Godfrey Cheshire is a film critic, journalist and filmmaker based in New York City. A native of North Carolina, he co-founded Raleigh’s Spectator Magazine and began writing film criticism professionally in 1978. After moving to New York in 1991, he served for a decade as chief film critic for New York Press; his writings have also appeared in The New York Times, Variety, Film Comment, The Village Voice, Interview, Cineaste and other publications. He has also won three Arts Criticism awards from the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies. Cheshire’s areas of special interest include Iranian film, the conversion to digital cinema and cinematic representations of the American South. He is a former chairman of the New York Film Critics Circle and a member of the National Society of Film Critics.

Recent Reviews

Primary tehran taboo 2018 1
Tehran Taboo
Primary clapton 12 bars 2
Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars
Primary 24 frames
24 Frames
Primary insult 2018 5
The Insult

Reviews Filter Show Filters | Reset Filters

1914
2018
0
4.0
Widget large 1tgvwfozqigsnngovsjzfhk6lqf 2
Flowers

(2015)

Widget vfqafe1xl6med1fyftrwcxy0z7g
The Pearl Button

(2015)

Widget ef6ah6a5vuehkq2sniqv9bip5mn
Experimenter

(2015)

Widget tlzsrrvpxmxnabvy2b8albhbssx
Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom

(2015)

Widget 9mpylxnj7cgtn3farlpkb3lrbil
Stonewall

(2015)

Widget large dgvuxws2kgdsca2y1wyykmgiste
Pawn Sacrifice

(2015)

Widget mv5bmja1njm5mjc3mf5bml5banbnxkftztgwntkxodqznje . v1  sx1292 sy697
A Brilliant Young Mind

(2015)

Widget steve jobs man in the machine
Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

(2015)

Widget h9cs5bxxqprttlmzamcqeaulhqo
Best of Enemies

(2015)

Widget mv5bmje1mzi2mzcxov5bml5banbnxkftztgwnte2mjk4nte . v1  sx1216 sy640
Cartel Land

(2015)

Widget mv5bnzgwmtkymtqznl5bml5banbnxkftztgwotmzmta5nte . v1  sx1216 sy640
A Borrowed Identity

(2015)

Widget large 1od2fuvnjn6semknybksezj9aph
A Murder in the Park

(2015)

Widget iw1bauirjduiecn4e66k4tipovc
Wild Horses

(2015)

Widget 6qwcsuojdlybidqk9rfnzqmrtav
Testament of Youth

(2015)

Widget k1a5ubvvy0javnwmbt6mwz8bct2
Heaven Knows What

(2015)

Widget guerosposter
Güeros

(2015)

Widget mv5bntyxnda5odk5nf5bml5banbnxkftztgwnzmwmziwnte . v1  sx1237 sy649
Slow West

(2015)

Widget mv5bmje4nje0odu3mf5bml5banbnxkftztgwotcymzaxnde . v1  sx1216 sy640
The Seven Five

(2015)

Widget mv5bmjawnzgwmjm4n15bml5banbnxkftztgwota2odmynte . v1  sx1216 sy640
Bravetown

(2015)

Widget intrepido postercompressed
Intrepido: A Lonely Hero

(2015)

Widget a76cjy3melwuyt1tb0jukfnc1pc
Iris

(2015)

Widget ujv33ismlvso2enms57p39c1kfj
The Human Experiment

(2015)

Widget mhpbldt5iybwwq5nl6slhoy8gt3
About Elly

(2015)

Widget wu0av6yqsygfr8uirro0cuehfsi
Lambert & Stamp

(15)